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Transport Manager

  • Employer: Sevenoaks District Council
  • Reference: SDC/18/77343
  • Published: Wed 10/10/2018, 8:52 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 12/11/2018, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £37,704 - £40,558
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Dunbrik Depot, Sundridge

Sevenoaks District Council is seeking to recruit an experienced and suitably qualified Transport Manager for the Council’s Direct Services Organisation (DSO).

The post is based at Dunbrik Depot in Sundridge and is responsible for the Council’s day to day transport provision and the operational management of our in-house vehicle workshop and MOT test station. The post-holder responsibilities encompass all aspects of Operator Licence compliance and Health & Safety management including risk assessment and monitoring.

You will need good IT skills, be well organised, a good communicator and be customer focused. You will have an understanding of DSO finance and the ability to meet budgets and deadlines. You should be able and willing to work outside of normal hours as necessary.

You will be a CPC holder for Freight Transport operations, have MOT test station management experience and ideally have a relevant qualification in Occupational Health & Safety. Experience in managing the commercial fleet of a DSO or similar organisation is required. Ideally you will hold a vocational LGV Drivers Licence and have Winter Maintenance operations and vibration monitoring experience. If you feel you can meet these criteria, and can take a positive, team approach to providing first class services to all our customers.

Previous applicants need not apply.

For an informal chat about this vacancy, please contact Ian Finch, Head of Direct Services, on 01732 227407.

Interview Date: 29th & 30th November 2018

Downloads

  • Job Description
  • Employee Prospectus

How to Apply

Please apply online (see below). If this is not possible, please contact a member of the HR team by either emailing recruitment@sevenoaks.gov.uk or contacting us on 01732 227383 to discuss how we can assist you in applying. For any technical queries regarding the application form, please contact Jobs Go Public Support on 0207 427 8250.

  • Employer: Sevenoaks District Council
  • Reference: SDC/18/77343
  • Published: Wed 10/10/2018, 8:52 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 12/11/2018, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £37,704 - £40,558
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Dunbrik Depot, Sundridge

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